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Show hidden files
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Super Admin
 
By Super Admin
Published on 02/23/2005
 
Show hidden files

Show hidden files
In any folder that contains files.  Click on the tools menu and select folder options.
Then click on the view tab.
Locate where it lists Hidden files and folders and select Show hidden files and folders.
Click OK.